Rod Hanson

Vice President/General Manager - Crown Castle

As Vice President/General Manager, Crown Castle’s West Area’ Small Cell Division, Rod Hanson oversees the planning, engineering and deployment of Small Cells in 14 Western States including California.  Rod has been with Crown Castle for nearly 3 years.  He came from Smartlink, LLC, where he was the Western Regional Vice President.  Prior to that, Rod owned and operated his own wireless site development company (RealCom Associates, LLC) for 13 years prior to being acquired by Smartlink.  Mr. Hanson holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from the University of Washington.